Footsteps to Mars Hangout

Monthly Hangout designed to inform and educate about our efforts to reach the planet Mars. These hangouts are held on the first Thursday of each Month at 3pm Eastern Time.

0 Published by Tony Darnell on 1st Jun, 2017

What are the influences that sex and gender have on physiological and psychological or behavioral changes that occur during space flight?

0 Published by Tony Darnell on 4th May, 2017

More discussion on how to keep humans alive on a trip to Mars. What are the nutritional requirements, mental activities and diversions that can keep humans healthy on long duration space voyages.

0 Published by Tony Darnell on 6th Apr, 2017

What are the long-term effects of being in space on human beings? Can we survive a trip to Mars and back?

1 Published by Tony Darnell on 2nd Mar, 2017

As part of humanity's attempt to travel to Mars, what role can the two moons of Mars: Phobos and Deimos play in helping us colonize the Red Planet?

0 Published by Tony Darnell on 2nd Feb, 2017

We discuss how rendezvous, resupply, and refueling in orbit may make possible affordable early human missions to the Red Planet. These are based on studies conducted in support of the recent successful Achieving Mars IV Workshop.

0 Published by Tony Darnell on 5th Jan, 2017

There is much work required to identify, select, and prepare (using autonomous robotics) a site for safe habitation and crew operations long before the astronauts leave Earth for Mars.